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Chesterfield Smith Eminent Scholar Chair and Professor of Law at the University of Florida. See more: https://www.law.ufl.edu/faculty/lars-noah.

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Does the Threat of Tort Liability Unduly Burden the Right to Bear Arms?

Posted by on April 6, 2022

When it passed the Protection of Lawful Commerce in Arms Act (PLCAA) in 2005, Congress viewed the prospect of at least some forms of civil liability as a threat to the rights secured by the Second Amendment. In treating the right to keep and bear arms as one enjoyed by individuals and that would operate […]